Events and Large Gatherings

Yes. Although subject to change, Illinois and Chicago have moved into Phase 4, which states that no gatherings should exceed 50 people or 25 percent of the space's occupancy capacity, whichever is less, so long as public health guidance is followed, including, but not limited to, social distancing protocols and the wearing of face coverings.

New student orientation for undergraduate students is scheduled for January 8, 2021.  Registration information can be found at

Student orientation for graduate students is scheduled for January 5, 2021, and will occur on a weekly basis throughout the month. Additional information will be sent to students very soon.